Des graduated from the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Music Theatre). Since then, he has performed in several musicals, a highlight being Handa Opera’s West Side Story on Sydney Harbour under the direction of Francesca Zambello. Des most recently played Thomas in The Beautiful Game with Manilla Street Productions. Other credits include Grease the Arena Experience (Harvest Rain) and The Songs of Pasek and Paul: You Will Be Found. Screen credits include T-Bone in Neighbours and the acclaimed short film Rabbits, written and directed by Riley Sugars, for which he was nominated for Best Lead Actor at Black Bird International Film Festival New York. Des is so grateful to his wonderful family and friends for their ongoing support and is proudly represented by AMM. He feels honoured to be taking on the role of Christian and is very thankful to Global Creatures and the exceptional Moulin Rouge! The Musical team.